Jubilee Celebrations in the Brecon Beacons…

Who’s ready for a party….?
Where better to celebrate the Jubilee weekend than in the Brecon Beacons? There’s loads going on including three popular festivals in the East and West of the national park, a host of street parties in local towns and plenty of fun activities to do…

Bonfires on the Beacons

On the 4th of June at around 10:00 pm over 25 Brecon Beacon peaks will be lit with bonfires to mark the special occasion for more information click here. 


Crickhowell and Area Art Trail of Open Studios and Galleries (2nd – 5th June) An innovative art trail aiming at championing and celebrating all manner of local artists and their works – ranging from traditional paintings and sculpture to modern art.

Two large events are taking place in Hay-on-Wye… ©

Hay-on-Wye Literary Festival
(31st May – 10th June)  Once again, all manner of writers, performers and artists will descend on the UK’s literary capital for 10 days of discussions, workshops and stalls piled high with second-hand books.

HowTheLightGetsIn 2012 Music and Philosophy Festival (31st May – 10th June)  Ten days of innovative thinking on the edge of the Black Mountains – a programme of inspirational debates, live perfomances from musicians and comedians and DJs into the night.

Geopark Festival 2012, May 26-June 10: 16 days of walks, talks and other events to celebrate the Brecon Beacons’ unique geological heritage at the annual Geopark festival. For more information, visit breconbeacons.org

Myddfai & Llanddeusant Communities invite you to join them to celebrate The Queen’s Jubilee at a fantastic fireworks event.
Strictly ticket only, available from Myddfai Hall shop, open Tuesdays- Sundays 10.30am-5pm. Tel: 01550 720449, or 07879 119223 or email  £10, children (5-15y.o) £5.

Top Three Street Parties
For full information on street parties in the Brecon Beacons Click Here…

– 2nd June -Court-y-Gollen, Crickhowell – Events and activities from 2:00 to 8:00 PM.

– 3rd June – Brecon Town -A party in and around the Lounge Bar, 21a High Street, Brecon, LD3 7LA.  For more information call Brecon TIC: 01874622485

– 5th June -Llanfaes Park Brecon – Numerous events going on for more information call Brecon TIC: 01874622485

Local Foods for Celebrations

Finally if your still trying to find some perfect festive foods than how about tucking into   a Black Mountain Smokery Special Jubilee Hamper, some nice local beer from Brecon Brewing or a great selection of foods from the Brecon Beacons True Taste of Wales winners?

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